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Perhaps Jonathan Swift’s best known tale is that of Gulliver’s Travels (1726). The name of the eponymous character hints of Swift’s upbringing in Ireland, because of its resemblance to the… 97 more words
When we think of authors, people who make a career out of writing often come to mind, but sometimes a dark horse can pop up from behind and surprise us. 471 more words
The Guardian newspaper rounded up advice from top authors with rules for writing fiction. This is a must read.
The advice can be harsh but it represents decades of writing, editing, and publishing for many of these authors. 52 more words